Agent Name

2-Benzoylpyridine

CAS Number

91-02-1

Formula

C12-H9-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Pyridyl phenyl ketone; Phenyl 2-pyridyl ketone; Pyridine, 2-benzoyl-; Ketone, phenyl 2-pyridyl; Methanone, phenyl-2-pyridinyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pyridines

Description

Off-white crystalline chunks; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 475 mg/kg; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Benzophenone."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000367 mm Hg

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